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Opportunities in the Diocese of Worcester

Priest-in-Charge of St. Laurence, Alvechurch and Workplace Chaplain 

An exciting opportunity to build a complementary ministry based in the village of Alvechurch and
north-east Worcestershire.

We are looking for someone who is:

A priest for the Parish of Alvechurch, to include leading and developing the ministry of the laity, and a workplace chaplain growing mission to the local economy and encouraging volunteer chaplaincy.

>> P-i-C Alvechurch & Workplace Chaplain profile

See: http://www.alvechurch-stlaurence.org and http://www.faithatwork.org.uk


Application forms and details from:
The Bishop's Office, The Old Palace,
Deansway, Worcester WR1 2JE
Email: bishop.worcester@cofe‐worcester.org.uk

Closing Date: 6th May Interviews: 16th June 2014

DBS Enhanced Plus required


Pioneer Minister

The ecumenical Church of St Nicholas in Warndon Villages, Worcester is looking for a Pioneer Minister who will:

Application forms and details from:

The Bishop’s Office, The Old Palace,

Deansway, Worcester WR1 2JE

Email: 

>> St Nicholas, Warndon Parish Profile

Closing Date: 25 April 2014

Interviews will be held on 5 June 2014

Enhanced DBS required


Team Rector of Worcester St Barnabas with Christ Church

As a Parish, we are looking to:

The Parish includes an innovative mission project in one of the most deprived areas of the UK.

See www.stbarnabasworcester.org.uk

>> St Barnabas with Christ Church Parish Profile 

Application forms and details from:

The Bishop’s Office, The Old Palace,

Deansway, Worcester WR1 2JE

Email:   

Closing Date: 28 April 2014

Interviews will be held on 23 May 2014

Enhanced DBS required


Rector Designate of the Parishes of Droitwich Spa and Salwarpe & Hindlip with Martin Hussingtree

We are looking for someone who will work with us to grow the church, who is:

Droitwich Spa is a beautiful historic town situated 6.5 miles north east of Worcester.

See the church websites at http://www.droitwichparish.org.uk and http://www.shmhchurches.com

Droitwich Team Rector role description

Droitwich parish profile

Application forms and details from:
The Bishop's Office, The Old Palace,
Deansway, Worcester WR1 2JE
Email: bishop.worcester@cofe‐ worcester.org.uk

Closing Date: 15 April 2014
Interviews will be held on 23 May 2014 


Advisers to the Diocesan Advisory Committee for the Care of Churches (DAC Advisers)

The role of the DAC is to advise the Diocesan Chancellor and the parishes on a matters relating to the care and conservation of church buildings. The role of honorary DAC Advisers is to give advice to the DAC (and through the DAC to the parishes) on matters requiring particular specialist knowledge.

The specialist areas we are currently looking to fill are:

 We'd particularly like to express our thanks to the current holders of these posts, Roy Finch, Eric Southwell and David Beacham, for their generous services to the diocese and parishes given so freely over a number of years.

Further details of the duties and responsibilities of these posts, which are voluntary, may be obtained from the DAC Secretary, John Dentith, on jdentith@cofe-worcester.org.uk or 01905 732809.

 


Independent Chair of the Worcester Diocesan Safeguarding Group

As a result of reviews conducted throughout the Church of England over the past year our Diocesan Synod has endorsed the need to make this key appointment to strengthen our work in this crucial area of the Church's ministry across our diocese.

The person appointed will chair our Diocesan Safeguarding Group which has the responsibility of the governance of safeguarding of children and vulnerable adults in the Church of England in the Diocese of Worcester.

The option of an honorarium of £2,000 per annum is available to the holder of this role.

The deadline for expressions of interest is 23 April 2014.

Safeguarding Group chair role description